Stories tagged: rabbits
TUESDAY, FEB. 23, 2016
100 years ago in Eastern Washington: As jackrabbit population hit by disease, Texas sees opportunity
From our archives, 100 years ago Meanwhile, the state game warden in Seattle reported receiving an interesting batch of letters after the state’s jackrabbit population had been ravaged by disease.
THURSDAY, JUNE 11, 2015, 7:14 A.M.
Private, public partnerships preserve sage lands for Washington’s endangered pygmy rabbits
The 17 wild-bred pygmy rabbits released in a sagebrush draw last Thursday brought more than 15 years of land deals into focus, said Robin Stanton of The Nature Conservancy. “To …
FRIDAY, DEC. 20, 2013, 3:31 P.M.
SCRAPS removes sick farm animals from Greenacres property
The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service rescued more than a dozen farm animals from a Greenacres property.
MONDAY, JAN. 9, 2012, 7:41 A.M.
Political motivations suspected in Oregon bunny burglary
An Oregon farmer and instructor for the Portland Meat Collective says there was likely political motivation behind the theft of 23 rabbits.
SUNDAY, JAN. 30, 2011
SCRAPS seizes 123 animals from Idaho Road home
Animal control officers on Saturday raided the home of a convicted animal hoarder and seized an estimated 123 animals. The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service executed a search warrant …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 17, 2009
Hunting swift targets
Hunting seasons for some of the smallest and most difficult targets in the Inland Northwest opened on Sept. 1. Mourning doves and forest grouse already are fair game in Idaho …